The Tide Shifts
Johnson & Buel, eds. Conceived in 1883 to provide an accurate, unbiased account of the Civil War, this book series was authored by Confederate and Union soldiers, sailors and officers who actually fought, planned or were eyewitnesses to key battles.
This third volume examines the Civil War from the Perryville Campaign through the Battles of Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville, the Battle of Gettysburg (chronicled by such famous officers as Gen. James Longstreet, Col. John S. Mosby, Gen. Henry J. Hunt and Gen. E.P. Alexander), the Vicksburg Campaign, and the Battles of Port Hudson, Murfreesboro, Chickamauga and Chattanooga. Illustrated with B&W maps, charts and engravings by the most prominent artists of the era. 752 pages, 6¾"x 9½", hardcover.